Description - Blow Me A Kiss by Alice Harris
Is there anything more alluring than lips bathed in crimson red? An icon of untold pleasures, they're synonymous with style, sex, and even scandal. Whether pursed or provocatively parted, lips of every shade are a bold personal statement, while lipstick remains a timeless symbol of glamour and sensuality. Blow Me a Kiss offers a dazzling look at our fascination with lips and the myriad ways they've been adorned all around the world. Acclaimed author and style innovator Alice Harris curates a unique collection of photographs and works of art that celebrate lips of different shapes and sizes, tones and textures. Blow Me a Kiss documents how lipstick has revolutionized beauty, with luscious lips painted in fabulous bursts of color, and created fashion trends from decades past to the present day. Packed with more than 80 color and black-and-white images, Blow Me a Kiss presents stunning images by Irving Penn, Guy Bourdin, Andy Warhol, Richard Avedon, Marilyn Minter, Helmut Newton, Roy Lichtenstein, Man Ray, Elliott Erwitt, Terry Richardson, and several other groundbreaking visual artists who've depicted lips at work and lips at play, from lip
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(276mm x 197mm x mm)
Publisher: powerHouse Books,U.S.
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Author Biography - Alice Harris
Alice Harris is a prominent, best-selling author, her catalogue of art books include The White T (HarperCollins, 1996), The Blue Jean (powerHouse, 2002), and The Wedding Album (powerHouse, 2006). As iconic and stylish as her coffee-table books, Harris has been inspired by her world travels and career in the fashion and music industries. Always an innovator, her books are timeless. She resides in New York City with her husband and family.